The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop #01933

Submission Number:
01933
Commenter:
Denise White
State:
New York
Initiative Name:
The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop
Rent in Brooklyn is too high as it is, and now I read reports that AirBnB is driving up the cost of rent even though there are laws to protect against this. If they won't follow the laws why should I have to foot the bill with my higher rent so they can make money?